Assam: A woman killed after a tree fell in Jorhat, two others injured

Assam: A woman killed after a tree fell in Jorhat, two others injured

The deceased woman was identified as 35-year-old Pinky Rovidas, who is married to Debeswar Rovidas at the Horchorai Tea Garden under the district’s Prever Police Station.

The two injured were identified as 18-year-old Bab Paien from Majuri and Mihil Hazam from the Numarigal Tea Garden.

Witnesses said the rotten branch suddenly fell off the tree and fell onto the trio.

The unfortunate incident occurred when Pinky with her husband crossed the road to ride an auto rickshaw, but a tragedy struck when a branch fell on her. She reportedly died of an injury and she died on the spot.

The two injured were immediately taken to the hospital where they were treated.

There was no storm at the time of the incident.